There are 5 ways to get from Omaha to Denver by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Omaha  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Denver (DEN) OMA - DEN

$96 - $280

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Denver, CO 1401

$75 - $160

3 alternative options

Shuttle to Lincoln, fly  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Omaha to Lincoln, NE
  2. Fly from Lincoln (LNK) to Denver (DEN) LNK - DEN

$231 - $671

Train  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Omaha Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr

$80 - $220

Drive  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Omaha to Denver 542.2 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Omaha to Denver is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Omaha to Denver is to fly which costs $95 - $280 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Omaha and Denver is 489 miles. The road distance is 542.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Omaha to Denver, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Omaha, NE and arriving at Denver, CO. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Omaha Amtrak and arriving at Denver Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Omaha, NE, USA and Denver, CO, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Frontier Airlines fly from Omaha to Denver every 4 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Omaha to Denver once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $220 and the journey takes 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Omaha to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Lincoln to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Omaha to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Omaha Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$340 - $470
Bus operators
Navigator Airport Express
Website
navigatorairportexpress.com
Shuttle from Omaha to Lincoln, NE
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
navigatorairportexpress.com
Express Arrow vehicles
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Denver, CO
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160
Schedules at
expressarrow.com

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